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  1. NA Meeting
    ... the steps and ignore the fact that Im "usually" on methadone and just the fact that I dont want this girl to die ... hostile, and just plain spit in your face if you're a methadone or Buprenorphine patient. But dont let a bad meeting...

  2. opiates still kicking my butt........
    ... another addiction to overcome. That is why I didn't try Methadone either. I figured I would just kick and toss and...
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  3. Newbie needs help/advice on methadone
    ... I just wanted to say I have taken a lot of methadone for recreational use and not to scare you but it is...
    ... do not know what to expect with this time release methadone and what are some things I can do to hekp with the...
    ... No connection with any of those. I am now out of my methadone pills and like so many before me, I am totally affraid ... quit c/t a few years ago, it wasn't with time release methadone .It hit about as soon as I took it.This does not do...
    ... your doc. I don't know anything about time released methadone .... it's already a LONG acting opiate so I cannot...
    ... the pain the person is enduring. I have never did Methadone , however I was addicted to Heroin for many years. ... I detoxed off that, successfully. I would guess Methadone is similiar. The first two days were ok, couldn't ... about what is going on. He may not be able to give you Methadone as it is regulated however, he may give you something...
    ... right on the head.This is not my first time to go into methadone w/d.I know the worse is yet to come, all the crying...
    ... happening envelop you in a way that first time taking methadone worked did? This forum is a blip on the screen, and...
    ... There is a website for methadone users. These are treatment advocates. Do a search...
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  4. my methadone withdrawal
    ... the dosage they had you on. That's a crap load of methadone . Or is it? Is that the normal? Was that for chronic...
    ... dont mind me asking, what was your peak dosage on methadone ? Side Effects? CADE...

  5. a question for michelle
    ... is someone coming off 30 tabs a day. Would beat a methadone taper. Beats benzos, my nemesis, tapering highly advised...
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  6. How are you Howard?
    ... half-life opiate then weaning them off it. I suppose methadone and subutex operate by the same principal. Works I...
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  7. blue pill???
    ... get paid. When suboxone first came out, I ran a methadone site and I started a board for buprenorphine users...
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  8. Pharmacies and early refills?
    ... a prescription for milk of magnisia! When I was on methadone I had to be at the cinic by noon EVERY day just to ... keys, lost a tire, lost a leg, I would NOT get my methadone if I showed up at 12:01, If I wanted to go on vacation...

  9. Doc who prescribes suboxone??
    ... stick with the MScontin taper slower or switch to methadone for 21 days, suboxone is made only for drug abusers...
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  10. Some Advice Please...
    ... speak to your PM doctor about switching to Methadone . it is an outstanding choice for chronic pain patients ... back down. the important thing is that you be put on Methadone long enough to make your own decision....
    ... narcotic ways of treating pain to surgery...im on methadone for chronic pain too....i think if you were digesting ... and out to prevent w/d's....if i was to go up on my methadone 20mg.my brain would know it and would wsant it couple...
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  11. twist of fate...
    ... on suboxone for that long, about 4 weeks, I was on methadone for a few years though and either way those morning ... at 24mg. A very high dose but I was also 200mg+ on methadone so that was the reason. The best thing I can tell ... REAL REAL slow, it took me 2 years to taper of off methadone so I was on it for 2 years steady and 2 years taper...
    ... why would go through months or years??? Just like methadone , I was back and forth on it, it was doing me no good ... head from years of use, DA, MU-Receptros, I stayed on methadone though and figured for life, and I raised my daughter ... s to that point you need to be confined or stable ( Methadone , Buprenorphine). OK!, Provigil, it's for narcolepsy...
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  12. Michelle, are you okay?
    ... she is on Provigal. She has to take it because the methadone and something else that she is on makes her very sleeply...

  13. Calling all Suboxone/Subutex Users - Version II
    ... 10 c/t attempts-and im not kidding over 20 or more methadone at home detoxs. So-Suboxone...was the saving grace...
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  14. To Twise of Fate
    ... 98 off and on and got pretty bad in 98. I went on methadone and stayed clean for 4 years, late 98 to 2002 do to ... It was a must, I was 19 years old. I discontinued methadone totaly after a 2 year taper and was totally off by ... relapses were an issue and I did not want to go back on methadone because I wanted no part of the clinic system anymore ... program out of desperation. My doctor said im no doubt methadone material but my doctor wanted to start me on a very ... that so he cut me off, I could not get into another methadone clinic for 3 weeks and I asked if I could just take...
    ... i'd give you my e-mail or one of my own suboxone/ methadone message boards but they'll ban me like they did 5 ... times before. I have 68 Suboxone and methadone patients on my board but I guess they think im trying...
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  15. Need everyone's help. coming off of Sub
    ... and 98% of those reason were to be 100 steps above methadone . Two main reasons, to eradicate the clinic system ... and to eradicate unwanted side effects from methadone . One big issue with methadone was weight gain, To...
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  16. WHY can I not STOP??
    ... people can never stay clean so this is why there are methadone clinics set up around the country.dont know what else...

  17. how to detox ?
    ... bec ause he can't stand the withdrawels so would the methadone route be the best way? He'll see his Dr. on Wednesday...
    ... if you work it!!!! I'm not gonna suggest the methadone route,although others may disagree. He will get addicted ... to methadone and may drag out an inevitable case of w/d. Sometimes ... I think others have said methadone is harder to kick than Vics. I couldn't do methadone...
    ... long has this person been using? I would not go the Methadone route at all!! That should only be used as a last ... resort, and for chronic relapsers that cant stay clean. Methadone is very very hard to come off of. It is a powerful...
    ... back. Does anyone else have anything to say about methadone and does anyone know of anything else cheaper that...
    ... i used to take 50 lortabs a day....i am on methadone ...i was on suboxxone/buprenex for four years but went ... to the methadone ....there is a lot of falsehoods to what folks say ... about methadone ...if you detox off of it,it is as hard as any other ... ..suboxone is a good maintance narcotic,just like methadone it will stave off the w/d's,but you must detox off...
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  18. Banker...
    ... w/ds and cravins the best way to taper off sub and methadone would be to drop 1mg per month.it will take longer...
    ... better. The manufactures said the same thing about methadone , heroin, ultram, valium and I am sure others could...
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  19. michelle???My belle...
    ... couldn't stop for the life of me. In one year i did 20 methadone detoxes-i was resolved to the fact that i was an addict...

  20. Twist of fate
    ... long months are actually getting bearable, im off methadone for now and in a bit of pain but ive been working...
    ... daughter I never even missed it, I was on OxyContin/ Methadone and Valium the whole time but never abused, it my ... alcohol, I stopped smoking back in feb, Im fresh off the methadone and so far so good, but I dont know if i could turn...
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  21. I have decided not to post until 6 weeks clean
    ... vent we are here when i joined i was going through methadone w/ds and it helped me so much to know i wasnt alone...

  22. Xanax
    ... worst withdrawal is from a medium to high dose of methadone . Then again, I know you don't go into a seizure and...
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  23. End Of Drug Use Dosen't = Perfect Life...
    ... underwent 8 treatment centers last year, inpatient, Methadone and Suboxone. I waited months, stayed clean, nothing...
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  24. Any Advice......
    ... too boss...eating 50 tabs a day...now on 60 mg of methadone cause of chronic pain/addiction...lost 300,000home...
    ... totally know what your going through got of 50 mgs of methadone a day it's been almost 4 months and my brain is still ... totally feel like there is apart of me missing like methadone took it right out with it i totally sympathize with...
    ... many pills for way too long. The doctor started me on Methadone , and it has saved my life. I never even had heard ... Now I know you will hear all kinds of opinions about Methadone , God knows I've heard them all. The bottom line is...

  25. 5 Weeks!!!
    ... other post on the panic disorder board when i came off methadone the anxiety definitly got me it lingered and had several...
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  26. Honesty Needed!!! Daily Cocaine Intake???
    ... never be the same, Ill always be in pain, always be on methadone , klonopin, trazodone, depressed, tired, anxious, ive...
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  27. duragesic patch
    ... to Suboxone. He did this because I had taken a few methadone pills and you can't start Sub w/methadone still in ... than 20 lortab cold turkey. I had a friend that had methadone and I took that for about 2 weeks... long enough to...
    ... to Suboxone. He did this because I had taken a few methadone pills and you can't start Sub w/methadone still in ... than 20 lortab cold turkey. I had a friend that had methadone and I took that for about 2 weeks... long enough to ... should keep it on or not i mean i used it to wean off methadone which did'nt mask my w/ds much at all so i figured...
    ... everyone is making me nervous are the w/ds worse then methadone because i went through that and was just curious if...
    ... food for thought.... Good luck. i never abused my methadone other then my tolerance going up and having to take ... more my body became physically dependant on methadone and thats why i stopped if i know w/ds i went through ... 5 wks of living a nightmare coming off 50 mgs of methadone cold turkey it was awful i wanted to kill myself i...
    ... appreciate that there are people on this board that take methadone for methadone maintence and i would like to warn them...
    ... off of this cold turkey or something i went through methadone w/ds so i know about nightmares i'm sorry you're going ... through this why are you not weaning off i did'nt with methadone and it was a big mistake i just don't understand why...
    ... did very little for my pain. So the dr put me on methadone for a year. However, it made me very tired all the ... patch 25mcg. I had no withdrawal from stoping the methadone and transferring over to the patch. However, this...
    ... i was on the duragesic patch when i weaned off methadone they gave me a 25 mg patch changed it every 3 days ... using it for pain and the the way they used it for methadone w/d was probably different if you been on it awhile...
    ... did very little for my pain. So the dr put me on methadone for a year. However, it made me very tired all the ... patch 25mcg. I had no withdrawal from stoping the methadone and transferring over to the patch. However, this...
    ... Thank you Kelleigh..I'm weaning off methadone also. I'm on 25mcg of duragesic right now. I have...
    ... Thank you Kelleigh..I'm weaning off methadone also. I'm on 25mcg of duragesic right now. I have ... was a little weird when i first weaned off it for methadone w/d folding in half took some help cause then you...
    ... neuropathy pain as yet. I'm on 25mcg of duragesic and 60mgs methadone . I've so far weaned off 40mgs of the methadone without ... move to the 50mcg patch I will wean another 30mgs of methadone . Hopefully without problems also. My doc is great...
    ... neuropathy pain as yet. I'm on 25mcg of duragesic and 60mgs methadone . I've so far weaned off 40mgs of the methadone without ... move to the 50mcg patch I will wean another 30mgs of methadone . Hopefully without problems also. My doc is great ... glad your not feeling any effects from weaning of the methadone the patch will probably help with that i'm sorry it...
    ... everyone is making me nervous are the w/ds worse then methadone because i went through that and was just curious if...
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  28. It has been a while, but got myself in trouble
    ... this addiction i know it's hard it was for me to kick methadone but you know it is possible my heart really aches...
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  29. Have A Question?
    ... FOOLISH FOR CONSIDERING THIS OPTION BUT WHEN I WAS ON METHADONE FOR CHRONIC PAIN IT'S THE ONLY THING THAT ALLEVIATED ... SUGGEST SOME BECAUSE I'M AT MY WITS END WHEN I STOPPED METHADONE YES IT WAS A NIGHTMARE BUT IT'S THE ONLY WAY I COULD...
    ... One question, if I may: Is the doctor that gave you methadone the same one who is now giving you Vicodin? If so ... about other exercise? If you built a tolerance to methadone , it won't take long to do the same with vicodin, and...
    ... I KNOW HOW YOU FEEL. I have thught about taking my methadone for the pain, but we can't. You should really look...
    ... I KNOW HOW YOU FEEL. I have thught about taking my methadone for the pain, but we can't. You should really look...
    ... One question, if I may: Is the doctor that gave you methadone the same one who is now giving you Vicodin? If so ... about other exercise? If you built a tolerance to methadone , it won't take long to do the same with vicodin, and...
    ... all i know drs have other patients but when i was in methadone w/d i had severe back spasms where i could'nt even...
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  30. Hey Mart7!!!!!
    ... husband is no longer taking the oxy's, but he is on methadone . He is doing much better, and is sincerely making...
    ... well for everyone in the family.So he is doing the methadone thing?sounds like this is really working for him,i...
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  31. After your last sub how long b4 u can take a vic?
    ... insane crazy would do most anything for drugs. I was on methadone off and on three different times. I never was able...

  32. i feel like i ruined it all
    ... like a complete failure i worked so hard to get off methadone and feel like a complete idiot but it took my pain...
    ... surgery he says is to soon so i don't know i know methadone has done wonders for so many people including myself...
    ... that out yesterday kind of sometimes wish a stayed on methadone such a great painkiller but awful drug to be dependant...
    ... THE VICODIN I DID TAKE ONLY LASTED 3 HRS WHERE THE METHADONE LASTED 8 OR SO SO I TOLD MY DR ABOUT IT CAUSE HE WAS ... ON CALL AND HE SAID HE MIGHT HAVE TO PUT ME BACK ON METHADONE WHICH FRIGHTENS ME BECAUSE FOR ONE HE SAID THERES ... FOR 2 I KNOW IT TAKES AWHILE TO BUILD TOLERANCE WITH METHADONE BUT BY THE TIME I'M 60 I'LL PROBABLY BE TAKING 100 ... SORRY SO LONG BUT I'M JUST KIND OF WORRIED NOW BECAUSE METHADONE DOES WONDERS FOR PAIN AND HELPS HEROIN ADDICTS BUT...
    ... THINK SO SHE SAID OH IT'S SO MUCH EASIER TO KICK THEN METHADONE AND IT WILL STOP YOUR W/DS NICE N/A MEETING HUH THAT...
    ... lot of options right now.you have already tried the methadone and that was pretty much a disaster and also rather...
    ... lot of options right now.you have already tried the methadone and that was pretty much a disaster and also rather...
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  33. what do your spouses/bf/gf's think about your addictions?
    ... hi there i had been on methadone for chronic back pain for about 2 to3 years so any ... thing i reached for when waking up was of course my methadone so finally one day after so many attempts i lost them...

  34. Help Quitting Oxycontin
    ... anything to help them through the w/ds such as Suboxen or Methadone , and would you recomend using it? I really can't stand...
    ... to get much-needed rest. I would definitely NOT do methadone . I've got no experience with buprenex or suboxone...
    ... Do not use methadone !!!! I would do it cold turkey as no matter how you...
    ... Methadone has been a savior for me personally - I have always ... t produce enough dopamine on your own to do so. Methadone does NOT get you high, all it does is satisfy those ... I will say it gives you a "lift" but not a high... Methadone is also helpful for depression - back in the years ... THIS or DON'T DO THAT" without educating yourself on methadone AND buperenorphine. I started with bupe but it wasn...
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  35. withdrawal symptoms?
    ... i dont know which is stronger methadone or oxycotin but when i stopped taking methadone they...

  36. Now getting off the Suboxone
    ... because i have a hormonal problem. I do know that Methadone is noted to be the hardest drug to come off of and...
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  37. What do I do??
    ... surgeries with one being selective they may put you on methadone to control the pain and addiction until after your...
    ... but it does not make my life very nice. I dont want methadone . I will just deal with these w/d's before i do that...
    ... NO NO NO TO METHADONE !! Unless you want to be on it for life because stopping ... then once. After going through horribles w/d from methadone I am sure that the w/d thing can not be good on the...
    ... For gods' sake.....NO METHADONE !!!!.....and NO OXYS !!! All regression analysis...
    ... alone with the w/d's. Yeah...it's hard to come off of methadone ....but it has it's purpose. Talk it over with your...
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  38. so sad
    ... reason or another i was so nieve when i was prescribed methadone for back pain and had no clue what it was all about...
    ... doctors are telling people they can not get addicted to methadone ..well, average people do not know the difference between...
    ... .chef that would be awesome when ifirst stopped methadone i asked my dr when you give out a script like this...
    ... addicted to i mean my pain dr knows i was dependant on methadone and he hands me a prescription for vicodin i'm not ... my primary care is the one that got me caught out methadone is an awful drug to be addicted to and i just feel...
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  39. Is relapse normal?
    ... getting off these pain pills are so hard i tried to kick methadone numerous times and relapsed it's very normal but you...
    ... talk to your doctor? Can you go see someone about methadone since it's prescribed for chronic pain patients who...
    ... I don't want to use methadone . I have spoken to my shrink at the VA Hospital about...
    ... with everything banky says except the part about the methadone . Kicking methadone is brutal and it is definitely ... not the answer for an addict. Where I live methadone is widely abused. It is very hard getting off the...
    ... kicking methadone is not brutal...the only people i find that make these ... statemnts are people who did not detox off of methadone correctly...it makes me pi#[email protected]$ed when i read post ... like that...if you wean off of methadone and correclty do the follow-up with two other meds ... having a mild case of a cold......everyone who quit methadone and detoxed from 30 to zero in a day has the horror...
    ... What I don't like about the methadone mills is that they work you up to a high dose then ... a great place to score H and other crap, many use methadone recreationally after getting into the program. If ... abused, methadone can be very bad indeed. I know that I don't have ... point I'm making here. If you have control over the methadone intake then that's great....many don't have control ... . I know that when methadone is abused then the kick IS brutal and lengthy. As...
    ... kicking methadone is not brutal...the only people i find that make these ... statemnts are people who did not detox off of methadone correctly...it makes me pi#[email protected]$ed when i read post ... like that...if you wean off of methadone and correclty do the follow-up with two other meds ... having a mild case of a cold......everyone who quit methadone and detoxed from 30 to zero in a day has the horror...
    ... operation just yet,im savin my pennies....i went back on methadone cause its cheaper,holds the pain and w/d's in check ... addiction...and had told me that all these folks who say methadone is junk,w/d's are terrible...they never followed the ... doctor,any one pick a doc....can write a script for methadone ..........chef...
    ... I don't want to use methadone . I have spoken to my shrink at the VA Hospital about ... But I'll make it........ from experience i know methadone is a way to stay off drugs but i used it for 2 to ... 3 years got off 50 mgs and now at i think 101 days methadone free i still suffer physchological problems from it...
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  40. Murphy and anyone interested abut benzos
    ... about the w/d from anything, such as h to valium to methadone to crank/meth to vicodin or percocets - to even alcohol...
    ... friend's 19-year-old son died from an overdose of methadone and klonopin on saturday. What a waste....
    ... friend's 19-year-old son died from an overdose of methadone and klonopin on saturday. What a waste. God, that...
    ... friend's 19-year-old son died from an overdose of methadone and klonopin on saturday. What a waste. oh my gosh...
    ... about the w/d from anything, such as h to valium to methadone to crank/meth to vicodin or percocets - to even alcohol ... with alot of what you are saying i came off 50 mgs of methadone and now 3 months almost 4 months later i'm still suffering ... know but let me just say from experience coming off methadone was and still is a nightmare just to explain that ... but i just want people to know opiate w/d especially methadone which in some cases especially in methadone maintenance...
    ... unfortunatly and i'm really scared i went through the worst methadone w/d and 4 months later still suffering and and i don ... 't need another nightmare in my life methadone was enough i have an appt today with the dr prescribing ... persistant in trying to stop this madness i never abused my methadone either and still suffered pretty severly and still ... am i think i'm the same way to methadone that you are to benzos i want to stop people from...
    ... just want to throw in the towel almost 4 months off methadone i still think of just saying doc please put me back...
    ... to give up i'll never forget his first post to me methadone to klonopin thats like jumping from the frying pan...
    ... probably would agree with Howard about going from methadone to benzos is like jumping from the frying pan into...
    ... to give up i'll never forget his first post to me methadone to klonopin thats like jumping from the frying pan...
    ... interactions from the trenches. I do not minimize your methadone issues, and sure that is a nightmare of its own....
    ... make any decisions.................I know nothing of methadone - but Howard clearly will keep you right! Thanks...
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  41. emotional advice
    ... Just work on SOBRIETY, even maybe getting off methadone , soon. When you're done there, then you could concentrate...

  42. whats wrong w/ my sub doc???
    ... I sympathize with you.... People have been on methadone programs for years, some will be taking it for life...
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  43. Need to quit...
    ... know if you can take while pregnant when i got off methadone i took gnc womens vitamins and a vitamin b complex...
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  44. Insomnia-when does it end????
    ... with out the aid of other meds but when iwent through methadone w/d i took trazadone and slept every single night ... aid and i swear by it because the first attempt at methadone withdrawal i didnt sleep for like six days not a ... because my legs kept surging so thats why i went back on methadone but the 2nd attempt the trazadone was a god sent but...

  45. help me
    ... i know some of you know my story about getting off methadone well right now and every day for the last 3 months...
    ... and stuuff like that i definitly became dependant on methadone but the reason i quit was because my tolerance was ... don't know whaat i'm gonna do because the w/ds from methadone will never leave my mind and that's what makes me...
    ... the time i was 40 i'd probably be taking 100 mgs of methadone (idon't know if thats for sure but just an example ... ) methadone w/d has left a very bad mental scar it's one of the ... that well it took maybe 30% of the pain away as where methadone unfortunatly took 90% thank you for all your info...
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  46. hydro w/d
    ... to we all differ inw/d i came off 40 to 50 mgs of methadone cold turkey and never got nausea once oh another symptom...
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  47. still hanging in there....
    ... now and then has the bowel issue and for me 90 days methadone free i still suffer a little bit from it i can't give ... and says it works pretty well hope i helped i was on methadone and have read it can take years for a normal sleep ... pattern but everyone is different and methadone is different you could be sleeping tonight try a vitamin...
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  48. day 90 3 months no methadone
    ... Oh my goodness - read your post again! You are off methadone for 90 days -CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Please don't get ... scope of the big picture. Would you have been off methadone if it hadn't been for the klonapin???? Sometimes ... then I need to. My point is, that to get off the methadone , you need the klonapin - so what? That's okay. You...
    ... Oh my goodness - read your post again! You are off methadone for 90 days -CONGRATULATIONS!!!! Please don't get ... scope of the big picture. Would you have been off methadone if it hadn't been for the klonapin???? Sometimes ... then I need to. My point is, that to get off the methadone , you need the klonapin - so what? That's okay. You...
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  49. chefob come on help
    ... i was'nt sure if you were aware that i've been off methadone for 89 days now PLEASE HELP sorry to be a pain kelleigh...

  50. To: Banker
    ... also played myself as a Guinea Pig, I took 150 mg of methadone and didn't feel a thing. So it's over, you can't get...

  51. From Valium Detox to Suboxone Detox
    ... term maintenance on anything, always shyed away from methadone , but when suboxone got approved and I heard such positive...
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  52. MIchelle John 3:16
    ... was the same way going through w/d my first day off methadone i begged god to please make this as painless as possible ... me at all but you know what now being 90 days off methadone i know he was right beside me the whole time even...

  53. question about cravings.....help plz
    ... like a wonder drug to me and wish i had it durung methadone w/ds thanks kelleigh :)...
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  54. danndees are you still out there?
    ... you are just as well. I am on my 15th day without methadone .. I slept last night without any help .. I think ... with your brain can not possibly be good for us.. Methadone advocates will argue thier asses off that It does...
    ... you are just as well. I am on my 15th day without methadone .. I slept last night without any help .. I think ... with your brain can not possibly be good for us.. Methadone advocates will argue thier asses off that It does...
    ... that you have to be one strong person to keep off the methadone after going through trouble for soooooooo long. I...
    ... that you have to be one strong person to keep off the methadone after going through trouble for soooooooo long. I ... nothing i can do and of course me not knowing how long methadone w/d was i said 6 days i can just stop why wait 6 days ... my sister who is a recovering heroin addict on the methadone clininc and she told me how long the w/ds were i thought ... ususally hid it there because had a friend who liked methadone and liked to help herself) i wanted one so bad but...

  55. Hydro's are getting me.......
    ... my w/ds were definitly worse when i knew my methadone was low i know what you're saying in that area thats...
    ... patience]my w/ds were definitly worse when i knew my methadone was low i know what you're saying in that area thats...

  56. Please help I need encouragement
    ... dgs i,m sorry to hear about your ear when i went of methadone my doc tried me on tramadol iwas on 100 mgsa day ...
    ... you i'm the same way with meds now since i got off methadone i suffer chronic back pain and my dr prescribed me...
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  57. Made an important decision
    ... test it had 6 windows and one of the windows said methadone ( which I was taking). I thought geez I am asking...
    ... withdrawals. If you are taking a longer acting opiate like Methadone or Oxycontin, you should wait AT LEAST three days...
    ... ds is it comes with depression i had it coming off methadone plus all the other things you've written i can't beleive...
    ... KM I HAVE CHRONIC PAIN AND WHEN IWAS W/D FROM METHADONE I GOT MUSCLE SPASMS ALL THE WAY UP MY BACK AND IT...
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  58. to some methadone experts
    ... re right thanks for the input ever since being on methadone i know i have a physchological attachment i think...
    ... .in order to have the most comfortable detox from methadone you should drop 5mg every two weeks...when you get ... to five you can split the pill and then do a day of methadone ,a day of placebo for two weeks for the physco part ... it....when people jump around and then stop doing methadone at lets say 20mg they will be hurtin puppies....chef...
    ... .in order to have the most comfortable detox from methadone you should drop 5mg every two weeks...when you get ... to five you can split the pill and then do a day of methadone ,a day of placebo for two weeks for the physco part ... it....when people jump around and then stop doing methadone at lets say 20mg they will be hurtin puppies....chef...
    ... .in order to have the most comfortable detox from methadone you should drop 5mg every two weeks...when you get ... to five you can split the pill and then do a day of methadone ,a day of placebo for two weeks for the physco part ... it....when people jump around and then stop doing methadone at lets say 20mg they will be hurtin puppies....chef ... trazadone to finish up chefob i already detoxedfrom methadone i think 86 days now i went from 40 to 50 to nothing...
    ... currently in the middle of a controlled withdrawal from methadone . a 3mg reduction every three days. will keep board...
    ... currently in the middle of a controlled withdrawal from methadone . a 3mg reduction every three days. will keep board...
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  59. Anxiety and withdrawl?
    ... I hardly get them but when I do they are bad. The methadone I was on didn't even help them just aleve.hope everything...
    ... the anxiety is suppose to go away in time i went off methadone and had extreme anxiety panic atacks and all that...
    Medications also discussed in this post: aleve Klonopin

  60. Hints to ease WITHDRAWAL
    ... Hello, I am currently doing a taper off of methadone and am looking for hints to make it easier. Please...
    ... baths and hot showeres cause it's suppose to get the methadone out of your system faster and i think its quinine...
    ... maybe 9 days out of the five weeks i went through methadone w/d was a fentynal patch that iweaned off of thats ... turkey and i don't know how it works for weaning of methadone kelleigh :)...
    ... Hello, I am currently doing a taper off of methadone and am looking for hints to make it easier. Please...
    ... how many mg are you on with the methadone ....5mg every two weeks is the easiest route to detox...
    ... should clarify my problem. I am doing a taper off of methadone and replacing it with additional oxycodone. These ... vertabrae. When I tried to quit cold turkey on the methadone I had a severe withdrawal even with almost triple ... doctor visit. I don't know why I'm such a wimp but this methadone has really got a hold on me. farmboy...
    ... should clarify my problem. I am doing a taper off of methadone and replacing it with additional oxycodone. These ... vertabrae. When I tried to quit cold turkey on the methadone I had a severe withdrawal even with almost triple ... doctor visit. I don't know why I'm such a wimp but this methadone has really got a hold on me. farmboy fb7 don...
    ... for 2 years and the withdraws were severe for me. Methadone is a sneaky drug that likes to take innocent people ... get a double dose. \ I am not an advocate for methadone but , from my research, I would think if you have ... to be on pain meds for a lifetime, methadone would be the way to go. Tolerence levels on the other...
    ... everthing is ok and you are not suffering to much i know methadone w/ds and everyone that goes through them there is...
    ... enjoy it you think you would be used to but because of methadone long half life unfornutaly it makes us suffer longer ... so the 5 days to methadone is really nothing i'm sorry to say i'm glad to hear ... ok but i wonder what you would really like to say methadone is an awful w/d and my thoughts are with you now that...
    ... Can you quit the suboxone shortly after getting the methadone out of your system and before you get dependent on...
    ... sorry to hear your feeling sluggish ahd hurting the methadone w/d will definitly amplify the pain you are already ... onlt for that reason but i guess it helps get the methadone out of your system i don't know much about subutex...
    ... impressed that I am almost half way there with the methadone taper and have not increased the oxycodone much. He...
    ... impressed that I am almost half way there with the methadone taper and have not increased the oxycodone much. He ... still not fully back to normal on day 100 with no methadone i still feel not so normal if it's a pretty low mg...
    ... hey-ijust finished a methadone taper myself, i was on it for a year and a half to ... i know people can be judgemental when it comes to methadone but i can tell you that it got me off the H and i...
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  61. Help need info on Detox from He.ll o
    ... but I thought I was dieing !! They detoxed me off methadone 10 mg 3 4x day,clonazepam 1mg 3 x day, soma 350 mg...
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  62. somebody help
    ... pain management center being how i took my self off methadone because my tolerence just kept going up i don't know ... one help me i just don't want to ruin 86 days w/o methadone and i've tried every pain reliever there is vioxx...
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  63. Why? Why? Why?
    ... daandees its me again methadone or any other opiate affects the chemicals in are brain ... and it takes awile for them to get back to normal methadone w/d are the longest besides benzos thats why i'm so...
    ... to sleep> I was always the type of person, even b-4 methadone , that loved to sleep. So this is pi**ing me off, besides ... the benadryl and it doesn't work for me. I saw that methadone stays in you for 12 days. Last pill for me was 12...
    ... to sleep> I was always the type of person, even b-4 methadone , that loved to sleep. So this is pi**ing me off, besides ... the benadryl and it doesn't work for me. I saw that methadone stays in you for 12 days. Last pill for me was 12...
    Medications also discussed in this post: benadryl

  64. hi danndees
    ... to having so much pain where I am tempted to get a methadone . I will always have easy access to them and that scares ... since I have really never been on any except for the methadone . also very curious, don't answer if you don't want...
    ... because its suppose to work for anxiety coming off methadone really messed me up and i was always so tempted just ... horrific ordeal and about your legs the thing with methadone is you can have 2 good days and then a bad day because...
    ... drowsy i know i can't believe drs can just hand out methadone like it's candy when i first went on it i was aware...
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  65. Update
    ... since he does have chronic pain he has been put on Methadone . He is doing very well. The only concern is it is...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Cialis

  66. I am very discouraged
    ... your situation i did the same thing when i came off methadone they prescribed me tramadol for my back pain so i...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Codeine Morphine Tramadol Ultracet Vicodin

  67. Attn: Simply Stupid
    ... tribulations. I am a very weak person and if I can quit methadone you can do it. you really really can!!!best of luck...
    ... you no how many attempts it took for me to get off methadone i can't even count just get back up and try again...

  68. Question about ultracet
    ... :) :) i had to take them myself and 3 months w/o methadone i researched everything about it...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Morphine Tramadol Tylenol Ultracet

  69. Found Help Finally-Long Post
    ... going to do if I run out. I have read alot about methadone on this board and tried a few times to figure out...
    ... for this board I would have never even thought of methadone . I never knew it could be used for pain pill addiction...
    ... wondering what happened.Thank God for you getting on the Methadone and off the vicious cycle of doctor shopping-I was...
    Medications also discussed in this post: Effexor Norco

  70. is this normal
    ... i recently went through a very severe methadone w/d and i have a 7 year old daughter and a husband...
    ... Did he know about your methadone treatments? He may have been told or read about NarcAnon...
    ... Did he know about your methadone treatments? He may have been told or read about NarcAnon ... feeling that that is the root of the problem. i was on methadone for chronic back pain and he has been this way for...
    ... [QUOTE=no patience]i was on methadone for chronic back pain and he has been this way for...

  71. thank you
    ... research i've done i've discovered i know more about methadone than my own doc what a shame thank you everyone for...
    ... I am up , showered, dressed, hair and makeup done. Methadone for some is a life saver. I just have heard horror ... thing good about me is that I never got high from methadone so now that my physical withdraws are over , I will...
    ... I am up , showered, dressed, hair and makeup done. Methadone for some is a life saver. I just have heard horror ... thing good about me is that I never got high from methadone so now that my physical withdraws are over , I will...

  72. how can i get weened and off oxys/and percs
    ... tapered..if he must detox you-then ask about suboxone/or methadone to bring you down-this can be done in a week or two ... hold on-cos there are options.Between tapering/sub/ methadone etc..you don't have to be thinking the worst...don...
    Medications also discussed in this post: suboxone

  73. 10 days 8 hours, how much more can I take
    ... this is normal. I don't want to go back to taking methadone since I have made it this far but I can't be like...
    ... will all go away eventually.you are trying to go off methadone ?unfortunatly, methadone takes much longer to detox...
    ... this is normal. I don't want to go back to taking methadone since I have made it this far but I can't be like...

  74. Hello again, haven't been here in awhile
    ... also played myself as a Guinea Pig, I took 150 mg of methadone and didn't feel a thing. So it's over, you can't get...

  75. Wee hours of the Morn' - Insomniac in the City
    ... the sleep thing on my first attempt on getting off methadone unfortunatly i only made it 7 days but the no sleep...


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